Children’s Museum Houston

Story Book Opera

Thursday, Apr. 20, 2017 – Thursday, Apr. 20, 2017


Join us for an interactive storytelling of Bantam of the Opera. Bantam of the Opera is an imaginative picture book featuring Luigi a bantam rooster who has a talent for singing. His love of opera and his beautiful tenor voice lead him to adventures and fame.

Event time: 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. in Brown Auditorium. 

About Storybook:
Storybook Opera is an engaging and enjoyable introduction to opera for young audiences from Pre-K through 2nd grade in 30 minutes of storytelling.


  • Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Thursday, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Sunday, Noon - 6:00 pm
    Open Monday during Spring Break, Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day. Summer: Open Mondays Memorial Day through Labor Day. Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.  
  • General Admission: $12 per person and $11 for seniors 65 years and older. FREE for children under one and Museum Members. Free Hours: FREE FAMILY NIGHT: Thursdays 5 pm - 8 pm.

Directions & Parking

  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking fees: 1 hour - $7 2 hours - $8 3+ hours - $9 Metered and street parking are available around the Children's Museum Houston.

Special Offers / Dining

The Children's Museum Houston's spacious eatery, Fresh Café, offers nutritious eats and treats for any time of day! Enjoy a healthy meal with savory salads, preservative-free sandwich bread and vegetarian options prepared daily – fresh off the grill!

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